Retinoblastoma Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Six-Year-Old Honored By Kallie's KrusadeRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2015 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    Kallie's Krusade recently announced its gratitude to Lucas Gibbons, who has been struggling on and off with retinoblastoma for the past three years, for his decision to donate proceeds from his own fundraising event to Kallie's Krusade.

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  2. Deletion of Methionine Sulfoxide Reductase A Does Not Affect...Read the original story

    Nov 25, 2015 | Circulation

    ... formation and activity were increased in MsrA-deficient vascular smooth muscle cell, leading to enhanced retinoblastoma protein phosphorylation and transcription of E2F. Finally, MsrA-deficient vascular smooth muscle cell exhibited greater ...

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  3. 'Remarkable' Halifax siblings honoured for bravery after eye cancer diagnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2015 | Halifax Courier

    ... hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Thomas, 7, and Beth Hale, 11, from Halifax. Thomas had Retinoblastoma when he was a baby and they have been recognised by the Childhood Eye Cancer Trust which recognises the bravery of children ...

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  4. Not Seeing Eye To EyeRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2015 | Times Observer

    ... than 22 percent of preschool children receive some type of vision screening. "For example, if left untreated, retinoblastoma is almost always fatal, but with early detection and appropriate treatment, the overall survival rate increases to 95 ...

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  5. Cellceutix Receives FDA Orphan Drug Designation for Kevetrin for the Treatment of RetinoblastomaRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    Cellceutix Corporation , a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing innovative therapies with oncology, dermatology, anti-inflammatory and antibiotic applications, is pleased to announce that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, or FDA, has granted Orphan Drug Designation to Kevetrin for the treatment of retinoblastoma, a rare form of eye cancer that begins in the retina, the light sensitive nerve tissue that lines the back of the eye. Retinoblastoma is most generally found in children, usually before the age of three, and rarely found in adults.

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  6. Merkel cell carcinoma subgroups by Merkel cell polyomavirus DNA...Read the original story

    Nov 17, 2015 | CiteULike

    ... 1 viral copy per 300 cells. Viral abundance of 0.06-1.2 viral copies/cell was directly related to presence of retinoblastoma gene product (pRb) and terminal deoxyribonucleotidyl transferase (TdT) by immunohistochemical staining (p a< 0.003). Higher ...

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  7. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... area would be a great recipient of the donations. Kenli was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer called retinoblastoma, which is a rare malignant tumor of the retina. Kenli's family spends a lot of time at St. Jude's, so Newark Elementary presented ...

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  8. Smoking dads can pass cancer genes to kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | The Times of India

    ... Asian Pacific Journal of Cancer Prevention, analysed the sperm quality of 77 men whose children suffer from retinoblastoma (a type of eye cancer) and 53 fathers of healthy kids. Dr Dada said, in all, 33 were smokers, 31 chewed tobacco and 41 ...

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  9. Adenosine Attenuates Human Coronary Artery Smooth Muscle Cell...Read the original story

    Nov 11, 2015 | Circulation

    ... 2-Chloroadenosine also inhibited signaling downstream of cyclin D, including hyperphosphorylation of retinoblastoma protein and expression of cyclin A (S phase cyclin). Knockdown of A2B receptors prevented the effects of 2-chloroadenosine on ERK1/2, ...

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  10. Gerry's two-wheel journeyRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2015 | Ocean Grove Voice

    ... downhill." Gerry said his grandson Caleb inspired him to take on the gruelling ride. Caleb was diagnosed with retinoblastoma (cancer of the eyes) when he was 14 months old. After more than two years of treatment at the Royal Children's Hospital and ...

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  11. Simple test predicts response to chemotherapy in lung cancer patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Medical News Today

    ... chemotherapy and surgery experience significantly improved survival rates when their tumor is lacking the retinoblastoma tumor suppressor protein (pRB). This new information is very useful as it may predict which patients will respond best to ...

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  12. Commission: November to honor of child who died of retinoblastomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | Palm Beach Post

    The Palm Beach County Commission yesterday declared November 2015 "Joey Bergsma Retinoblastoma Awareness Month" in honor of the family who used the death of the child 15 years ago to bring awareness to the pediatric cancer. That white reflection is actually a tumor known as retinoblastoma.

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  13. Simple test predicts response to chemotherapy in lung cancer patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2015 | EurekAlert!

    ... chemotherapy and surgery experience significantly improved survival rates when their tumor is lacking the retinoblastoma tumor suppressor protein (pRB). This new information is very useful as it may predict which patients will respond best to ...

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  14. [Report] Dna tumor virus oncogenes antagonize the cGAS-Sting Dna-sensing pathwayRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2015 | Science

    ... pathway. We show that the LXCXE motif of these oncoproteins, which is essential for blockade of the retinoblastoma tumor suppressor, is also important for antagonizing DNA sensing. E1A and E7 bind to STING, and silencing of these oncogenes in human ...

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  15. Live at 6:40: The Doctor is In: Knowing when your child should have an eye examRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | WSAW

    ... look for at each age, as well as the importance of eye exams in general. At birth, she said doctors look for retinoblastoma and retinopathy of prematurity. For infants and toddler Ambylopia, Strabismus, and Ptosis. For school aged children, ...

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  16. Metabolism May Keep Cancer Cells In CheckRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2015 | Scientific Blogging

    ... is RB, named for the childhood cancer of the retina in which it was first discovered. The gene for retinoblastoma susceptibility was the first tumor-suppressor gene, or "anti-oncogene," identified in humans, and it was the first to be successfully ...

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  17. Blastoma: Causes, Diagnosis and TreatmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | Medical News Today

    Blastoma is a general term for any tumor in a group of cancers that affects virtually only children. Each type of blastoma, depending on its location in the body, has its own specific term, such as retinoblastoma for a blastoma of the eye.1 There are introductions at the end of some sections to recent developments that have been covered by MNT's news stories.

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  18. Cancer cost Garton an eye, but it hasn't slowed soccer player downRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | HeraldNet

    The 15-year-old Garton, a sophomore at Everett High School, was diagnosed as an infant with retinoblastoma, a rare form of cancer that resulted in her right eye being surgically removed when she was 18 months old. Though she is cancer free today, the loss of her eye has forced her to find ways of both compensating and overcoming in her daily life.

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  19. No limits: Cancer cost Garton an eye, but it hasn't slowed soccer player downRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2015 | HeraldNet

    The 15-year-old Garton, a sophomore at Everett High School, was diagnosed as an infant with retinoblastoma, a rare form of cancer that resulted in her right eye being surgically removed when she was 18 months old. Though she is cancer free today, the loss of her eye has forced her to find ways of both compensating and overcoming in her daily life.

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  20. A case-control study of sporadic retinoblastoma in relation to ...Read the original story

    Oct 19, 2015 | BioMed Central

    Department of Epidemiology, Fielding School of Public Health, University of California, 650 Charles E Young Dr, Los Angeles 90095-1772, CA, USA Department of Community Health Sciences, Fielding School of Public Health, University of California, 650 Charles E Young Dr, Los Angeles 90095-1772, CA, USA Division of Oncology and Center for Childhood Cancer Research, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 3535 Market Street, Room 1472, Philadelphia 19104, PA, USA The electronic version of this article is the complete one and can be found online at:

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